Woman airlifted to hospital after fall on Hadrian's Wall

A woman who fell while walking on Hadrian's Wall has been airlifted to hospital.

Sunday, 14th August 2016, 1:16 pm
Updated Sunday, 14th August 2016, 2:19 pm
A Great North Air Ambulance

The Great North Air Ambulance Service (GNAAS) was called to the scene at 2.15pm yesterday to assist the North East Ambulance Service.

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The patient, who had sustained a leg injury, was treated on scene by the doctor, paramedic team before being flown to Carlisle Hospital for on-going treatment.

The woman, in her 40s from Jarrow, arrived at hospital in a stable condition with non-life-threatening injuries. The flight took 12 minutes.